How to Prepare Your Home for a Beagle - dummies

How to Prepare Your Home for a Beagle

By Susan McCullough

Part of Beagles For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Your Beagle needs a house and yard that’s safe and comfortable. Take the following steps to Beagle-proof your home before your new dog joins your family:

  • Install an escape-proof fence around your yard.

  • Put away all loose and hazardous items inside and outside.

  • Fasten electrical cords to the floor or wall with duct tape.

  • Block staircases with baby gates.

  • Install door guards for kitchen cabinets.

  • Move houseplants out of reach.

  • Move wastebaskets out of reach.

  • Put the toilet seat down!